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The Rivian R1T made its debut in blue last week at an event in Seattle. The highly-anticipated all-electric pickup was on display for reservation holders, who got a look at a new blue paint. It’s a bolder look for the truck, which has previously been seen in silver and white. The R1T, is expected to...
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Xenoilphobe

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They gonna paint the roof white and slap a Toyota Logo on it too?
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rayfound

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180kwh... the usual technique of throwing battery capacity at the problem of lack of engineering.
Ummm if you're going to be towing, you're going to need a seriously large pack. I've seen the silver prototype in the flesh and it's a terrific looking truck.

The inclination Tesla fans have to *sugar* on other brands is... Weird. Rivian has an interesting product, appear to be well capitalised, and are first to market for the truck/true SUV markets.
 

ralph142

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Ummm if you're going to be towing, you're going to need a seriously large pack. I've seen the silver prototype in the flesh and it's a terrific looking truck.

The inclination Tesla fans have to *sugar* on other brands is... Weird. Rivian has an interesting product, appear to be well capitalised, and are first to market for the truck/true SUV markets.

not yet, but it is a nice looking package, tho not in that blue imo.
 

rayfound

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not yet, but it is a nice looking package, tho not in that blue imo.
I agree there - I think that truck looks terrific in the Silver, and will probably look great in White/Black/Dark grey also, but the blue is meh... I think even the Subaru-eque World-Rally Blue would look better than the flat muted blue.
 

brianman

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Anyone in the Seattle area from TMC attend? I'd love to hear some first impressions (here or over lunch).
 

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